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Playwright and AIDS Activist Larry Kramer

Kramer is considered the "voice of articulate rage," railing against the government for its indifference to AIDS. His plays include, "The Normal Heart," and the new "The Destiny of Me."Kramer founded the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT-UP) and the Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC). Terry will talk with him about being a writer, an activist, and a person with HIV.


Other segments from the episode on December 1, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 1, 1992: Interview with Jonathan Mann; Interview with Larry Kramer.


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